• An Anthropology of Images (Serica Shobo, 2018)  Information in English
  • Ciné-Anthropology, coedited by Seiji Murao and Masatoshi Kubo (Serica Shobo, 2014) UTokyo BiblioPlaza
  • The Adventure of Cinematographic Thought, ed. (Sekaishisosha, 2006) Publisher's page
  • Reminiscence and repetition: cultural genesis in contemporary Mapuche society (PhD thesis, The University of Tokyo, 1995)  Contents

Writings List

Articles and book chapters
  1. "Films in which gods breath: Jean Rouch and Nigerien idea of nature," in F. Chiba and Y. Kaneko eds., Jean Rouch, Shinwasha, October 2019 (pp. 113-134).  In Japanese.「神々が息づく映画——ルーシュとアフリカ的自然」 千葉文夫・金子遊編『ジャン・ルーシュ——映像人類学の越境者』 森話社
  2. "To live through the grey zone," in Y. Sekiya and H. Takakura eds., Public Anthropology of 3.11 Disaster and After: Collaborating with Refugees by the Earthquake, Tsunami and Fukushima Daiichi Plant Disasters, The University of Tokyo Press, January 2019 (pp. 31-53). In Japanese. 「灰色地帯を生き抜けること」 関谷雄一・高倉浩樹編『震災復興の公共人類学ー福島原発事故被災者と津波被災者との協働』東京大学出版会
  3. "Past, present, future," in Keiji Maegawa, Tadashi Yanai et al., Cultural Anthropology of the 21st Century, Shinyosha, June 2018 (pp. 319-347). In Japanese.  前川啓治・箭内匡ほか著『21世紀の文化人類学——世界の新しい捉え方』新曜社
  4. An Anthropology of Images [imeji no jinruigaku], Serica Shobo, April 2018, 305+v pages, in Japanese. 『イメージの人類学』 せりか書房 [about the book]
  5. "Theories in images: Tadashi Yanai in conversation with Arnd Schneider," written by Tadashi Yanai and Arnd Schneider, in Arnd Schneider ed., Alternative Art and Anthropology: Global Encounters, Bloomsbury, February 2017, chap. 7 (pp. 89-94). [fragments]
  6. "Flowers' life: Notes and reflections on an art-anthropology exhibition," written by Tomoko Niwa and Tadashi Yanai, in Arnd Schneider ed., Alternative Art and Anthropology: Global Encounters, Bloomsbury, February 2017, chap. 6 (pp. 75-87).
  7. "Beyond-beneath multinaturalism: reflection for an anthropology of nature and body," Gendai-shisô 45(4), 2017, pp. 177-189,  in Japanese.「多自然主義を越えて—自然と身体の人類学のための一考察」 『現代思想』(総特集 人類学の時代) 45(4)、2017年2月、192-208頁。
  8. "Anthropology of images and power, or why anthropologies should continue to be a form of contemporary thought," Gendai-shisô 44(5), 2016, pp. 177-189, in Japanese「イメージと力の人類学—あるいは人類学はなぜ思想的営みであり続けるべきなのか」 『現代思想』(総特集 人類学のゆくえ)
  9. "Shooting images in the field: historical and theoretical background," in D. Bundo, I. Kawase, S. Murao (eds.), The Art of Filming in the Field, Kokon Shoin, January 2015, in Japanese.「フィールドにおける映像の撮影―歴史的・理論的背景から」分藤大翼・川瀬慈・村尾静二編『フィールド映像術』古今書院。
  10. "Introduction: From anthropology to ciné-anthropology," in S. Murao, T. Yanai, M. Kubo (eds.), Ciné-anthropology: Toward a New Anthropological Practice, Serica Shobo, 2014, pp. 7-26in Japanese.「人類学から映像ー人類学(シネ・アンスロポロジー)へ」 村尾静二・箭内匡・久保正敏編『映像人類学(シネアンスロポロジー)ー人類学の新しい実践へ』せりか書房、2014年、7-26頁。[information about the book in English (UTokyo BiblioPlaza)]
  11. "The inventions of Jean Rouch: ciné-anthropology of 'other-becoming'," in S. Murao, T. Yanai, M. Kubo (eds.), Ciné-anthropology: Toward a New Anthropological Practice, Serica Shobo, 2014, pp. 91-108in Japanese.「ジャン・ルーシュの思想ー「他者になる」ことの映画-人類学」 村尾静二・箭内匡・久保正敏編『映像人類学(シネアンスロポロジー)ー人類学の新しい実践へ』せりか書房、2014年、91-108頁。
  12. "Jean Rouch the cinéaste: His fiction films and their relationship with the Nouvelle Vague," (written together with Aya Ogawara), in  S. Murao, T. Yanai, M. Kubo (eds.), Ciné-anthropology: Toward a New Anthropological Practice, Serica Shobo, 2014, pp. 109-127in Japanese.「映画作家ルーシューヌーヴェルヴァーグ映画を鏡として考える」(小河原あや氏との共著)村尾静二・箭内匡・久保正敏編『映像人類学(シ ネアンスロポロジー)ー人類学の新しい実践へ』せりか書房、2014年、109-127頁。
  13. "Toward the politics of the third kind: an anthropological theorizing of biopower," Shisô 1066, pp. 244-263, 2013, in Japanese. 「第三種の政治に向かって-人類学的生権力論の一つの試み」『思想』1066号(2013年2月).
  14. "Notas pessoais sobre A vida sensivel de Emanuele Coccia", Sopro (Brasil), no. 69, abril 2012, pp. 2-5, in Portuguese. [download]
  15. "Bosquejo de una teoría de antropología de las imágenes: para una nueva "imagen del pensamiento" antropológica", Quaderns-e No. 16(1-2): 16-30, Institut Català d'Antropologia, Barcelona, 2011, in Spanish. [download]
  16. "Montage of affectus: Frederick Wiseman's New York," in R. Nishii, ed., Anthropology of Time: Affects, Nature, Social Space, 2011, pp. 38-61, in Japanese. 「情動をモンタージュする-フレデリック・ワイズマンのニューヨーク」 西井凉子編『時間の人類学-情動・自然・社会空間』世界思想社.
  17. "Atravesar las posibilidades del pasado y del presente: el pensamiento cinematográfico de Basilio Martín Patino" (con Núria López Lupiáñez), Cuadernos CANELAXXII, pp. 151-164, 2010, in Spanish. [download]
  18. "Another Side of Lévi-Strauss: Reflecting over the Problem of Continuity," Gendai-shisô 36(1), 2010, pp. 166-174, in Japanese. 「もう一人のレヴィ=ストロース-連続性の問題をめぐって」『現代思想』36(1). 
  19. "That Intense and Phantasmic Relationship with Things: For An Ontological Theory of Territory," M. Tanaka ed., Fetishism 1: Genealogy and Perspective, pp. 295-317, 2009, in Japanese. 「事物との濃密で幻想的な関係-存在論的テリトリー論に向けて」 田中雅一編 『フェティシズム第1巻 フェティシズム研究の系譜と展望』京都大学学術出版社.
  20. "From Structure to Nature, and to the Music of the Concrete: Reading Lévi-Strauss Today," Shisô 1016, pp. 144-161, 2008, in Japanese. 「構造から自然へ、そして具体の音楽へ-今日レヴィ=ストロースを読むこと」、『思想』1016.
  21. "Outline of a Theory of Anthropology of Images: "Science" and "Art" Through Ethnographic Audio-Visual Media," Japanese Journal of Cultural Anthropology 73(2), pp. 180-199, 2008, in Japanese. 「イメージの人類学のための理論的素描-民族誌映像を通じての「科学」と「芸術」」 『文化人類学』73(2).  [extended summary in English]
  22. "Image, Light, Spinoza: The "Cinema of Immanence" and its Implications," Shisô 999, pp. 143-165, 2007, in Japanese. [download] 「映像・光・スピノザ―「内在性の映画」の示すもの―」『思想』999.
  23. "On Filmic Object: Immediacy in Cinema," in T. Yanai, ed., The Adventure of Cinematographic Thinking, pp. 1-38, 2006 (traducido en español) 「映画の対象-映画における直接的なもの」 箭内匡編『映画的思考の冒険』、世界思想社. [translated into Spanish]
  24. "Experimenting Life through Films: Dwelling and Wandering," in T. Yanai, ed., The Adventure of Cinematographic Thinking, pp. 155-192, 2006 (traducido en español) 「映画を生きること-「住まうこと」と「さすらうこと」」 2006 箭内匡編『映画的思考の冒険』、世界思想社. [translated into Spanish]
  25. "Immediacy and Cinema: Re-"appropriation" of the World through Films," Agora (ICRS, Tenri University), No. 2, pp. 39-76, 2004. (abstract in English) 「直接性の映画-映画による「所有」の回復-」 『アゴラ(天理大学地域文化研究センター紀要)』 , No.2. [Abstract in English]
  26. "What to Speak about Audiovisual Images?: An Essay concerning Gilles Deleuze's Cinéma," Agora (ICRS, Tenri University), No. 1, 75-134, 2003, in Japanese. (traducido en español) (traduit en français) 「映像について何を語るか-ジル・ドゥルーズ『シネマ』をめぐる考察-」 『アゴラ(天理大学地域文化研究センター紀要)』, No. 1   [abstract in English]  [translated into Spanish and French]
  27. "In the Zone of Indiscernibility of Identities: Ethnography of "Becoming" among the Contemporary Mapuche," in S. Tanabe ed., Ethnography of Everyday Practice: Narratives, Community, and Identity, pp. 214-234, 2002, in Japanese. 「アイデンティティの識別不能地帯で-現代マプーチェにおける「生成」の民族誌-」、田辺繁治・松田素二編『日常的実践のエスノグラフィ-語り・コミュニティ・アイデンティテイ』、世界思想社.
  28. "Atravesar 'zonas de indiscernibilidad' de identidades: una etnografía del devenir entre los mapuches contemporáneos", en Raquel Piqué y Montserrat Ventura (eds.), América Latina: Historia y Sociedad, Una visión interdisciplinaria, Barcelona: Institut Catalá de Cooperació Iberoamericana, 2002. pp. 119-132, in Spanish. [download]
  29. "Oralidad mapuche, o qué aprendemos de este otro modo de pensar y de ser?", Scripta Ethnologica, no.XXI. Buenos Aires. 2000, in Spanish.  [download]
  30. "Orality as a Mode of Thought and Existence among the Mapuche, Southern Chile," Bulletin of the National Museum of Ethnology 25(2), pp. 177-202, 2000, in Japanese.「マプーチェ社会における口頭性-思考と存在の様式としてのコミュニケーションの様式-」 『国立民族学博物館研究報告』.
  31. "Cultural Anthropology in Transition," in T. Funabiki ed., Invitation to Cultural Anthropology, 1998, in Japanese.「文化人類学が変わる」 船曳建夫編 『文化人類学のすすめ』、筑摩書房, pp. 171-188.  [translated into Spanish]
  32. "Indians, Modernity, Anthropology: Thoughts on Mapuche Society, Southern Chile," in Y. Onuki ed., Explorations in Cultural Anthropology, pp. 193-213, 1998, in Japanese.「先住民・近代・人類学-チリ南部マプーチェ社会をめぐって」 大貫良夫編『文化人類学の展開-南アメリカのフィールドから』所収、北樹出版).
  33. "Notas sobre el pillán: En torno a E. Böning, El concepto de pillán entre los mapuches" Scripta Ethnologica, No. XIX, Buenos Aires, 1997. pp.151-172, in Spanish.    [download]
  34. "Reminiscence and Repetition: Cultural Genesis in Contemporary Mapuche Society," PhD dissertation, Department of Cultural Anthropology, The University of Tokyo, 624 pages, 1995, in Japanese. 「想起と反復-現代マプーチェ社会における文化的生成-」東京大学大学院総合文化研究科、1995年9月提出、全624頁、未刊行.
  35. "De lo otro a lo semejante: propuesta para una etnografía del futuro". Mitológicas, No. X. Buenos Aires, 1994, pp.53-60, in Spanish.   [download]  [translated into French]
  36. "De lo otro a lo semejante: propuesta para una etnografía del futuro". Anales de la Fundación Joaquín Costa, no.11, Huesca (Spain), 1994, pp.113-121, in Spanish.
  37. "Rememoración y repetición: analisis de un relato mapuche sobre la creencia". Scripta Ethnologica. Vol.XVI. Buenos Aires. 1994. pp.67-83, in Spanish.  [download]
  38. "From "Other" to "Simliar": Notes for an Ethnography of Future," Japanese Journal of Ethnology 59(2), pp. 170-180, 1994, in Japanese. 「他なるものから似たものへ-未来の民族誌に向けて」 『民族学研究』 59(2). 
  39. "Remembrance and Repetition: Analysis of a Mapuche Dream Narrative," Japanese Journal of Ethnology, 58(3), pp. 223-247, 1993. [extended summary in English] 「想起と反復-あるマプーチェの夢語りの分析」 『民族学研究』58(3).
  40. "Antropología y etnociencia: una reflexión sobre la medicina popular gallega", Siso Saude: Boletín da Asociación Galega de Saude Mental, No.14 (pp.45-73), 1989, in Spanish.  (Traducido al gallego como "Antropoloxía e etnociencia" en Espiritados: Ensaios de Etnopsiquiatria galega, compilado por M. Gondar e E. González, Edicións Laiovento, Santiago de Compostela, 1992, pp.201-223. [in Galician])
  41. "Anthropology and "Ethnoscience": Reflecting on Galician Popular Medicine (Northern Spain)," Japanese Journal of Ethnology, 53(2), pp. 155-177, 1988, in Japanese. [extended summary in English] 「人類学と民族科学-スペイン・ガリシア地方の民間医療に関する一つの反省」 『民族学研究』53(2).
  42. "Sobre la etnomedicina y la etnopsiquiatría", Agora, Papeles de Filosofía, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, vol.6, 1985.
  43. "Visions, Cures and Art in the Upper Amazon," 1985, in Japanese. 「アマゾン上流域における幻覚・治療・芸術」 修士論文、東京大学社会学研究科提出、 全400頁. 未刊行.
  44. "Social Change in India," 1984, in Japanese.「インドにおける社会変化」 卒業論文、東京大学教養学部教養学科(文化人類学)提出、全192頁. 未刊行.

Other publications and oral presentations (selected)

  1. "Rethinking Japanese 'Culture': Anxiety, Identity, and Becoming-Other," East Asian Lunch Seminar, University of Oslo, 16 May 2019. (announcement page)
  2. "Anthropology of Images, between Flashbacks and Flash-forwards," Seminar at the Department of Social Anthropology (Departmental Seminar), University of Oslo, 15 May 2019. (announcement page)
  3. "Academic journal as a living being: thoughts from the editorial board of Japanese Journal of Cultural Anthropology," 2019 Waseda Society of Cultural Anthropology symposium, "Reimagining the community of cultural anthropologists from the editorial boards of academic journals", 12 January 2019. (早稲田文化人類学会シンポジウム「学会誌の編集から文化人類学コミュニティを再想像する」、早稲田大学戸山キャンパス)
  4. "Affects and Psychoanalysis of Nature," paper read at the ILCAA workshop with Prof. Vincent Crapanzano, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies, 14 Oct 2018.
  5. "Comments" (on the imaginary and anthropology), read at the ILCAA International Symposium with Prof. Vincent Crapanzano "Coping with Vertiginous Realities"  Tokyo University of Foreign Studies, 6 Oct 2018.(transcription PDF booklet:pp. 38-42)
  6. "Comments" (about fabricae afectuum), TUFS-ILCAA Symposium "Emotions and Intellect" at Hokkaido University, 25 March 2018.
  7. "On the images of 'uncontrolledness' in post-disaster Fukushima," paper read at SEAA (Society for East Asian Anthropology) Hong Kong Conference 2016, Chinese University of Hong Kong, 19-22 June 2016.
  8. "Praise of Savagery: Toward a ciné-anthropology of the minute," at The 2nd International Deleuze Studies in Asia Conference (Osaka University, 6-8 June 2014), Plenary "Deleuze and Anthropology". 
  9. "Filming Science, Filming the Invisible," at IUAES (International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences), 2014 Conference in Tokyo.
  10. "The idea of shared anthropology in Jean Rouch: concept, practice, implication, possiblity," the 47th Meeting of Japanese Society of Cultural Anthrpology (Keio University, 8 June 2013)in Japanese.「ジャン・ルーシュにおける共有人類学ーその概念、実践、振幅、可能性ー」第47回日本文化人類学会(慶應大学、2013年6月8日) [Abstract in Japanese]
  11. "From my own Deleuzian intersections", Tokimeki Seminar No. 6: "Author-meets-Critics, Deleuzian Intersections" (discussants: E. Viveiros de Castro, C. B. Jensen, N. Kasuga, T. Yanai and G. Mohacsi), Osaka University, Dec. 13, 2010.   [download]
  12. Book Review: "Ayako Iwatani, Anthropology of Dreaming and Mimesis (2009)", Japanese Journal of Cultural Anthropology 74(3), pp. 496-498, 2009, in Japanese. 書評「岩谷彩子『夢とミメーシスの人類学:インドを生き抜く商業移動民ヴァギリ』」『文化人類学』、74巻3号、2009年12月、496-498.
  13. "Barcelona: Tres bocetos" (Japanese and Spanish versions) DV, 6min., 2009.
  14. Aventuras del pensamiento cinematográfico (traducción parcial del libro de 2006, ed. por T. Yanai)
  15. Book Review: "Shigeharu Tanabe, Anthropology of Arts of Life: What is Practice (2003)", Minpakutsushin 108: 25, 2005, in Japanese. 書評「田辺繁治『生き方の人類学-実践とは何か』」『民博通信』、第108号.
  16. N. Sumihara, T. Yanai, T. Serizawa, Studying and Describing Other Cultures, 2001, in Japanese. 『異文化の学びかた・描きかた』(住原則也、芹澤知広との共著)、世界思想社、2001年
  17. "Etnología y sus ritornelos", conferencia en "Entre Mil Mesetas: trayectos, travesías,tropiezos, 1er. laboratorio de nomadología", Barcelona, 7,8 y 9 de octubre de 1997, Facultat de Filosofia de la Universitat de Barcelona-C.S.O. Hamsa. [download]
  18. "Spinoza y la antropología" [Spinoza and Anthropology], artículo inédito, in Spanish, 1997.  [download]
  19. "Cultura e inconsciente" [Culture and the Unconscious], conferencia, Universitat de Barcelona, 1997, in Spanish.  [download]
  20. "Lenguaje y sociedad: la lingüística variacionista de William Labov" [Language and Society: The Variationist Linguistic of William Labov], conferencia, Universitat de Barcelona, 1997, in Spanish.  [download]
  21. "Spinoza y la política" [Spinoza and Politics], artículo inédito, 1997, in Spanish.  [download]
  22. "De la totalidad sociocultural al "Todo sin límites": autoanálisis metodológico de un trabajo de campo" [From the Socio-cultural Totality to the "Wholeness without Borders"], conferencia, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, 1997, in Spanish.  [download]
  23. "Deleuze's 21th Century Thought", Ronza, June 1997, pp. 126-131, in Japanese. 「21世紀を見つめるドゥルーズの思想」『論座』、朝日新聞社.
  24. Book Review: “Pierre Lévy, Qu’est-ce que le virtuel?“. Revista de Antropología Aplicada, Barcelona, No.1, 1996, pp. 202-203. [download]
  25. "The Mapuche on Horse," Ethnological Quarterly 61, July 1992, pp. 96-104, in Japanese. 「馬上のマプーチェ」『季刊民族学』61号.